-claim- (cl-ame)v. 1. The act of owning (claiming) a kicker
, jump, rail, or trick. After throwing down most skiers will claim that trick. Closely being related to, afterbang
, claiming involves a rider riding away straight- armed behind or in front of themselves riding away with steeze
, kickin' it.2. Essentially owning a trick following with mad steeze.
Has multiple functions, most often heard in Coastal
Southern California (between Santa Barbara
and San Diego
A) Predominantly used by males in describing attractive members of the opposite sex. Usually used in reference to a girl one is interested in, is in a relationship with.
B) Used in asking about another's situation - most often as it pertains to the opposite sex, but can also be used in asking how one is doing in general.
A) There were so many claims at the beach today, I had to lay out face down
B) I'm going up
to LA on Saturday Night. What's your claim?